Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4052-1 bzr -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 29 Nov 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 874429.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-14176.
- More information:
Adam Collard discovered that Bazaar, an easy to use distributed version control system, did not correctly handle maliciously constructed bzr+ssh URLs, allowing a remote attacker to run an arbitrary shell command.
For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.6.0+bzr6595-6+deb8u1.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.7.0+bzr6619-7+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your bzr packages.
For the detailed security status of bzr please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/bzr